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Front shocks going over bumps & holes theres a loud noise coming from the right front tire its a loud knocking sound

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  • duvinnie Feb 12, 2009

    I live in Las Vegas, where it is known for being next to impossible to find a truthful and reliable mechanic. However, I has this loud knocking in the front end on both sides but was more prudent in the morning when the weather is chilly. So they fixed the struts ($280) and the problem is still there..so it is not the struts...what else could it be..i heard inner tie rod ends or coil springs...but sure am a bit angry. Anyone know trustworthy mechanics in Vegas. Thanks!

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Loud knocking in front gets louder while speeding up and going strait

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Rather loud clicking noise.. Sound like a bolt is stuck in the tire. Appeared after I had the tires rotated.

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I have had the same problem since the car was about 3 years old (I drive my Camry hard)....it's the strut. Not dangerous, just an annoying sound that will get louder as the car ages. Me left, front strut is bad too. The estimate for replacing both front struts is $1,000, so I have driven it for 7 years without making the repair.

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It can be many thing shock,top plate ,stabilisator link , good luck pierre

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